Business of Fashion Courses & Curriculum

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TOTAL CREDITS: 122

(60 transferred in and 62 taken at LIM)

Semester 1: 17 Credits

  • Introduction to the Fashion Business (3 credits)
  • Retailing: Global & Omni (3 credits)
  • Marketing (3 credits)
  • Business Spreadsheets (3 credits)
  • Internship Prep: Designing Your Career (2 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)

Semester 2: 17 Credits

  • Internship I (2 credits)
  • Sustainability and the Future of Fashion (3 credits)
  • Fabrics for Fashion (3 credits)
  • Digital Tools for Fashion Presentations (3 credits)
  • Applied Concepts in Fashion Merchandising (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)

Semester 3: 16 Credits

  • Product Development and Merchandising (3 credits)
  • Product Lifecycle Management (3 credits)
  • Accounting (3 credits)
  • Economics (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)
  • Senior Co-op Prep (1 credit)

Semester 4: 12 Credits

  • Fashion Merchandising Senior Capstone (6 credits)
  • Senior Co-op (6 credits)

Notes

  • 33 credits must be in the liberal arts. Within these liberal arts credits must be 6 credits in mathematics and 6 credits in English.
  • In some instances, students may have earned credits that will transfer directly to the above requirements at which time those credits will be applied as direct transfer courses and free up those credits to be taken in other courses.
  • To register for Senior Capstone and/or Senior Co-op, students will need to have completed 109 credits in total (transfer and LIM credits). 
  • A minimum of 38 credits must be completed at LIM College to fulfill the College’s residency requirement policy.